Holbrook Runner

September 19, 2018

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Member Since:

Nov 27, 2016

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

I have run 12 marathons, 5 since major surgery in 2005. My fastest was Leipzig in 1992. 3 hours 11 minutes 48 seconds. The Mesa-Phx Marathon on February 25, 2017 was the fastest since my surgery at 4:26:59.

Short-Term Running Goals:

I want to improve on my last Marathon time. After the Phoenix Marathon that I ran February 25, 2017 I want to focus on shorter races and do a sprint tri. I did improve about 45 minutes faster on the Mesa-Phx Marathon over the last Petrified Forest Marathon and about 27 minutes faster than the last time I ran the Mesa-Phx Marathon.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Continue to run and work on my speed. Do shorter races and a sprint tri in the next year.

Personal:

I have been an educator for 32 years. My wife, Margaret, and I have 6 children and at the present time 6 grandchildren. Running helps to keep me level. I love it and hope to continue to run for many years to come.

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Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 16.22 Year: 438.44
Running MilesSwimming YardsBike Miles
4.060.000.00

Hilly course. 11:01 10:41 9:38 and9:42 with32 seconds. Feet have been hurting some lately but not running much mostly because I have been traveling and been busy with work and church.

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 411.00
Comments
From Burt on Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 09:41:07 from 70.176.85.97

Are you Don's brother?

From Mike on Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 06:11:09 from 192.199.235.67

Yes.

From Burt on Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 14:08:58 from 70.176.85.97

Cool. I might've known that, but forgot it. Don and I went running with a few of the other local bloggers here in Mesa.

From Mike on Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 16:14:18 from 192.199.235.67

I miss running in Mesa. The hills and elevation in Eagar are tough on my old body.

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